CISSP, HCISPP, ECSAv8, CEHv8, OSCP, OSWP, CCNA, VCP,
EnCE, ACE, Sec+
DFDR Consulting LLC
Ken Pyle is a partner and Chief Information Security Officer of DFDR
Consulting. He has specialized in Information Security, Computer Forensics,
Enterprise Virtualization and Network Engineering. Ken has an extensive
background in Network Penetration and Remediation, Compliance and Secure Design.
Prior to joining DFDR, he served as a Security and Network Engineer for several
Information Technology companies and as the IT Director/Security Engineer of a
large accounting firm. Ken has consulted with financial institutions, banks,
government defense contractors and other highly secure facilities on issues of
Information Security, Computer Forensics and Secure Network Design.
Ken has lectured on Information Security and has published several
whitepapers on subjects including public information gathering via Social
Networking and Social Engineering. Ken was a featured speaker at the 2014, 2013
& 012 Wolters Kluwer CCH User Conference lecturing on "Information Security
and Defending the Enterprise" and "Anatomy of a Cyber Attack". Ken is a regular
lecturer and presenter on Information Security and has presented for several
accounting associations and professional organizations including Prime Global,
RBMA and AGN. Ken is also a subject matter expert for Information Security,
appearing in industry publications such as Accounting Today and the New Jersey
Law Journal. He was also recognized as a "40 under 40" by South Jersey Business
People in 2015.
He holds numerous security and technology certifications from companies such
as Guidance Software, EC-Council, Cisco, VMware, CompTIA and AccessData. Ken has
published several software vulnerabilities and exploits, and is an active
researcher. He is currently working on a book concentrating on Cybersecurity,
Forensics and Secure Design.